S J Nordloh

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The 60-item Boston Naming Test (BNT; Kaplan, Goodglass, & Weintraub, 1983) was administered to 323 normal elderly subjects between the ages of 65 and 97. The combined effects of age, education, and living environment (institutionalized/independent living) on total test score was determined. These three variables accounted for 32% of the variance in BNT(More)
A 36-year-old man who had sustained a closed head injury displayed extreme fear of being stimulated in the oral cavity, of being presented with foods, and of swallowing. The patient's fear increased his muscle tone and hypersensitivity in the facial and oral area, thereby preventing assessment of his dysphagia. We describe the use of systematic(More)
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